Behind the Mystery: Rare and Genetic Diseases
May 9, 2016
Rare Diseases Explored: Building Hope. Saving Lives. Looking for Cures
The show begins with the story of two brave women, who share the genetic trait for a fatal disease. We then examine another disease known as Hunter Syndrome, which primarily affects young boys.
Behind the Mystery is a special segment dedicated to revolutionizing the way the health care system works for those suffering from a rare and genetic disorder.
Behind the Mystery takes a closer look at one of the two types of Polycystic Kidney disease. Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease, or ADPKD, is a rare, genetic condition.
Behind the Mystery takes a closer look at Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm, a rare disease that is often misdiagnosed and affects at least 500 to 1,000 patients each year in the U.S.